Monthly Archive: March 2020

Ness 2020 excavation cancelled

We are very sorry to announce that due to the present COVID-19 situation and uncertainties surrounding this, all excavation and fieldwork at the Ness of Brodgar this summer has been cancelled and the site...

A local source - a few of Orkney Tweed's flock.

Fundraising knitting packs now in stock

Since launching the first fundraising Ness knitting pattern back in January, we’ve been asked by many about how and where to get the wool. Good news. We’ve now got a range of knitting packs...

Decorated Grooved Ware Pottery Sherd

Pot sherd – before and after…

Hot off the press! A before and after shot of a classic sherd of Neolithic Grooved Ware pot from Structure Twelve. Picture one (above) shows the sherd emerging and picture two (below), taken this...

Complete the Ness look with new Brodgar Mitts

Calling all knitters – you can now complete your Ness of Brodgar ensemble with the new Brodgar Mitts knitting pattern, which is available now to download for £4. In addition, we now have a...